The investigation is led by the French organization Yahad - In Unum founded by the Catholic priest Father Patrick Desbois in 2004. Yahad – In Unum has carefully documented the genocide of Jews, Roma, and other mass crimes committed by the Nazis during World War II in various parts of Eastern Europe and also gathers the proves of the mass crimes committed in Guatemala against the indigenous people and since 2014, the organization investigates in Iraq to gather the testimonies of the Yazidi survivors. The organization has already conducted 195 research trips to 11 Eastern European countries including 74 in Ukraine and identified more than 3,100 murder sites. The Russian War Crimes Project: Gathering Evidence is supported by the Babyn Yar Holocaust Memorial Center, a non-governmental organization that has been studying the history of the Holocaust in Ukraine since 2016, one of the worst crimes against humanity.
The Russian War Crimes Project : Gathering Evidence
In cooperation with Yahad-In Unum
On February 24, the Russian Federation launched a war against Ukraine. The aggressor country is committing horrific mass killings and other crimes against civilians in Mariupol, Kharkiv, Mykolayiv, and all over Ukraine. Several Ukrainian cities are already in ruins.